Frye Apartments http://kplu.org en Frye Hotel celebrates 100 years - fourteen as low-income housing http://kplu.org/post/frye-hotel-celebrates-100-years-fourteen-low-income-housing <p>When the Frye Hotel opened for business, President Roosevelt was a guest at the grand opening. That&#39;s <em>Theodore</em> Roosevelt. The new hotel was a hot spot for important gatherings and conventions. Like the National Association of Master Horseshoers and Blacksmiths.</p><p>The year was 1911. That&#39;s three years before the iconic Smith Tower - also pictured above - was constructed.</p><p>Today the Frye Hotel has federal landmark status and is part of the <a href="http://www.seattle.gov/neighborhoods/preservation/pioneersquare.htm">Pioneer Square Historic </a>District.</p> Tue, 10 May 2011 20:01:47 +0000 Gary Crawford 1568 at http://kplu.org Frye Hotel celebrates 100 years - fourteen as low-income housing